Walmart names new CEO in Mexico

People Commerce Retail shopping

US retailer picks Judith McKenna to replace Enrique Ostalé as head of the business in Mexico and Central America

Goldman Sachs loses private equity head in LatAm

People Equity Funds

David Castelblanco plans to leave after more than two decades at the US investment bank

Picus Capital hires ex-Goldman Sachs banker as LatAm head

People Funds Technology

German VC firm sets up a regional base in São Paulo and plans to open a Mexican office in a push to expand its business in the region

Colbún names new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Electricity Solar

José Ignacio Escobar will run the Chilean power utility as it focuses on renewable energy

Petroperú names new CEO, CFO

People Energy Oil

Peru's state-owned oil refiner replaces 13 executives after an audit dispute cost its investment grade rating

Petrobras CEO candidate pulls nomination

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Economy & Policy Equity

Adriano Pires withdraws after TCU asks for an investigation into his consulting business

EuroChem cleans house at Heringer

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy M&A Brazil

Swiss fertilizer company names a new management team after acquiring the Brazilian firm

Itaú names new head for US business

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil People

Brazilian bank picks Percy Moreira to replace Fernando Beyruti

Codelco gets new chairman

People ESG Chile

President Boric names Máximo Pacheco, a former energy minister, to run Chile's state-owned mining company

Investors welcome next Petrobras CEO

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Shares in Brazil's state-owned oil company rise after Adriano Pires is named to replace Joaquim Silva e Luna on April 13

Transelec names next CEO

People Energy Electricity

Chilean power line company picks Arturo le Blanc to replace Andrés Kuhlmann on May 1

Sura CEO in Peru dies

People Funds Asset Management

Jorge Ramos co-founded Integra, Peru's largest private pension fund, before he took charge of the Colombian group's local subsidiary in 2016

GPA appoints new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Brazil People

Marcelo Pimentel joins the Brazilian retail group from Marisa

Gasco loses CEO, CMF gets new head

Capital Markets Gas Solar

Chilean energy company to search for new boss as Solange Berstein takes over at the securities regulator

Energy transition, nearshoring spur bond demand in Mexico

Economy & Policy Bonds Debt

HSBC fills the deal pipeline with green projects and acquisition finance, says CEO in Mexico